Savannah and Atlanta Railway Company ledger
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Savannah and Atlanta Railway Company ledger

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Savannah and Atlanta Railway Company (Ga.)
Title: Savannah and Atlanta Railway Company ledger
Dates: 1939-1945
Extent: 0.25 cubic feet (1 volume)
Identification: MS 2262

Biographical/Historical Note

The Savannah and Atlanta Railway Company was incorporated by the Imbrie Company on 8 December 1915 to build a railroad connection between the Georgia Railroad and the Savannah and Northwestern Railway. The railway was completed in 1916 and began operation soon thereafter. In 1929, the railway was sold to Robert M. Nelson. The Central of Georgia Railway bought this company from Nelson in 1951.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a ledger from the Savannah and Atlanta Railway Company with accounts from 1939 to 1945.


Index Terms

Ledgers (account books)
Railroads--Georgia.
Savannah and Atlanta Railway Company (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Processing Information

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.